Easy Portuguese Phrases have words similar to English that will enable you to understand what is meant.
Easy Portuguese is Portuguese similar to English.
There are of several types of Easy Portuguese Phrases:
1. EASIEST PORTUGUESE PHRASES
2. EASY PORTUGUESE PHRASES THAT NEED NO TRANSLATION
EASIEST PORTUGUESE PHRASES
Easiest Portuguese Phrases feature words similar to English that will enable you to understand what is meant.
You can use the spelling and/or sound of each word similar to English to help you figure out the meaning of each Easy Portuguese Phrase.
From the key words similar to English you should be able to make out the meanings of the other Portuguese connecting words that are not similar to English. You can use the words similar to English as clues to the meanings of the other Portuguese words.
When you travel to Portugal or Brazil, you will probably see some Easiest Portuguese Phrases that you will be able to understand just because you know the English words related to the Portuguese words in these Easy Portuguese Phrases.
Examples of Easiest Portuguese Phrases
After the Portuguese and English versions of each phrase is the pronunciation of the Portuguese phrase.
Portuguese -- English -- [Say Portuguese]
acceso para os deficientes -- access for the disabled -- [uh-SEH-soo PUH-ruh ooz deh-fee-see-EHNTZ]
alérgico a antibiótica -- allergic to antibiotics -- [uh-LEHR-gee-koo uh uhn-tee-bee-AW-tee-kuh]
alérgico a penicilina -- allergic to penicillin -- [uh-LEHR-gee-koo uh lah peh-neh-seh-LEE-nuh]
ao aeroporto -- to the airport -- [ahoo uh-eh-rau-PAUR-too]
ar condicionado -- air conditioning -- [ar kawn-dee-see-oo-NAH-thoo]
artigos a declarar -- articles to declare -- [ahr-tee-gohs uh deh-kluh-RAHR]
cancelar a minha reserva -- cancel my reservation -- [kuhn-seh-LAHR uh MEE-nyuh reh-ZEHR-vuh]
carro com ar condicionado -- car with air conditioning -- [KAH-rroo kaum ar kawn-dee-see-oo-NAH-thoo]
centro da cidade -- center of the city -- [SEHN-troo duh see-DAHD]
certificado de autenticidade -- certificate of authenticity -- [sehr-tee-fee-KAH-thoo deh aw-tehn-tee-see-DAHD]
completar formas -- fill out forms -- [kaum-pleh-TAHR FAWR-muhz]
confirmar a minha reserva -- confirm my reservation -- [kaum-feer-MAHR uh MEE-nyuh reh-ZEHR-vuh]
descontos para estudantes -- discount for students -- [dehs-KAUN-tooz PUH-ruh ee-stoo-DUHNTS]
domestico ou internacional -- national or international -- [thoo-MEH-stee-koo awoo een-tehr-NUH-see-oo-nahl]
em inglês -- in English -- [eng eng-LEHZ]
excursão em inglês -- excursion in English -- [ee-skoor-SOHM eng eng-LEHZ]
mapa desta região -- map of this region -- [MAH-puh deh reh-zsee-OHM]
mensagem para mim -- messages for me -- [mehn-SAH-zseng PUH-rah meeng]
meu carro -- my car -- [mehoo KAH-rroo]
meu cartão -- my card (business) -- [mehoo kuhr-TOHM]
meu e-mail -- my e-mail -- [mehoo ee-MEHL]
meu número -- my number -- [mehoo NOO-meh-roh]
meu telefone -- my telephone -- [mehoo tehl-FAWN]
minha bagagem -- my bags (luggage) – [MEE-nyuh buh-GAH-zseng]
minha familia -- my family – [MEE-nyuh fuh-MEE-lyuh]
minha reserva -- my reservation -- [MEE-nyuh reh-ZEHR-vuh]
EASY PORTUGUESE PHRASES THAT NEED NO TRANSLATION
Some Easiest Portuguese phrases are so easy that they need no translation because the words similar to English will enable you to understand what is meant.
You can use the spelling and/or sound of each word similar to English to help you figure out the meaning of each Easy Portuguese Phrase -- without need of a translation.
So from the key words similar to English you should be able to make out the meanings of the other Portuguese connecting words that are not similar to English.
When you travel to Portugal or Brazil, you will probably see some Portuguese Phrases That Need No Translation which you will be able to understand just because you know the English words related to the Portuguese words in these Easy Portuguese Phrases.
Examples of Portuguese Phrases That Need No Translation
After the Portuguese version of each phrase is the pronunciation of the Portuguese phrase.
Portuguese -- [Say Portuguese]
forma de identificação -- [FAWR-muh deh ee-dehn-tee-fee-kuh-SOHM]
fórmula de bebê -- [FAWR-moo-luh deh beh-BEH]
informal ou formal -- [een-fohr-MAHL oo fohr-MAHL]
medicina para a diarreia -- [meh-deh-SEE-nuh PUH-ruh uh dee-uh-RRAY-uh]
número das Informações -- [NOO-meh-roo duhz eeng-foor-muh-SOINGZ]
por dia -- [poor DEE-uh]
por hora -- [poor AW-ruh]
por noite -- [poor noyt]
por quilómetro -- [poor kee-LAW-meh-troo]
receber fax -- [reh-seh-BEHR ‘fax’]
recomendar um bar -- [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR oong ‘bar’]
recomendar um café -- [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR oong ‘cafe’]
recomendar um dentista -- [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR oong dehn-TEE-stuh]
recomendar um concerto [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR oong kaun-SEHR-too]
recomendar um filme -- [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR oong FEEL-meh]
recomendar um hotel -- [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR oong aw-TEHL]
recomendar um restaurante -- [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR oong reh-STUHOO-ruhnt]
recomendar uma excursão -- [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR OO-muh ee-skoor-SOHM]
recomendar uma excursão em inglês -- [reh-kaw-mehn-DAHR OO-muh ee-skoor-SOHM eng eng-LEHZ]
repelente para insectos -- [reh-peh-LEHNT PUH-ruh een-SEHK-tooz]
reportar um assalto [reh-paur-TAHR oong uh-SAHL-too]
Easy Portuguese Phrases are not the only part of Portuguese that is easy.
Easy Portuguese is Portuguese similar to English.
EASY PORTUGUESE WORDS look like English words. Some Easy Portuguese words are spelled exactly like English. Other Easy Portuguese words are spelled slightly different than English, but look related.
EASY PORTUGUESE SENTENCES contain enough words similar to English that you will be able to understand what the sentences mean.
EASY PORTUGUESE PRONUNCIATIONS are Portuguese words pronounced like English, with some spelled exactly like English, and others spelled slightly different than English but still pronounced like English.
EASY PORTUGUESE GRAMMAR has Portuguese words similar to English in the same order in Portuguese as in English (but unfortunately not all Portuguese grammar is Easy Portuguese Grammar.)
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Many Portuguese words are spelled exactly like English. Even more Portuguese words are spelled slightly different than English -- although easily recognizable as related to English.
Discover how much you know about Portuguese just because you know English. You will recognize more Portuguese words than you realize.
Since so many Portuguese words resemble English, it makes sense to take advantage of your experience with those related words. If you are an English-speaker, you have spent years with these English words that resemble Portuguese words. You know how to pronounce them, what they mean, how to use them in conversation, all without thinking about them consciously.
If you’ve never studied Portuguese, you may not realize that you already know many Portuguese words in English. Easiest Foreign Languages will reveal that you already know quite a bit of Portuguese, because so many Portuguese words are similar to English.
The Easy Portuguese words that are similar to English provide the easiest way to begin learning Portuguese, and can make learning the Portuguese language easier for you.